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The VERTIGO STARTS project invited by the festival d’Avignon

Tuesday July, 11th - Avignon, Cour du cloître Saint-Louis
An afternoon of meetings about new impetus for culture in Europe organized by Horizon 2020 VERTIGO STARTS project of the European Commission with Festival d'Avignon, French Tech Culture, Relais Culture Europe, Ircam-Centre Pompidou, Artshare.

Videos in French and English.

Announcement of the artists winners of the VERTIGO STARTS Call

Welcome by Paul Rondin, Deputy director Festival d'Avignon and Pascal Keiser, General Coordinator French Tech Culture, member of VERTIGO STARTS project;
With Hugues Vinet, Director of Research and Development, IRCAM-Centre Pompidou, Coordinator of the VERTIGO STARTS project and Greg Beller, Head of Research/Creation Interfaces, IRCAM-Centre Pompidou, Chairman of the VERTIGO STARTS residencies jury.

A new impetus for synergies between the arts and technology in the European Union

With Ralph Dum, Senior Expert, European Commission, DG Connect, Head officer of STARTS program; Laurence Le Ny, Vice President Orange Group/Content, startup program (member of the Vertigo Starts international jury); Maud Franca, Caisse des Dépôts, deputy director in charge of digital projects, Mission des programmes Investissements d'avenir (member of the Vertigo Starts international Jury); Roland Morcom, Nokia, Business Manager, VR Capture, European Region; Eric Minh Cuoing Castaing, director and choreographer in residence at Ballet National de Marseille and Thomas Peyruse, expert in robotics, digital artist and Agnès de Cayeux, artist in residence in Orange Gardens.

Moderators : Pascal Brunet, Relais Culture Europe, and Pascal Keiser, French Tech Culture.

A new impetus for culture in the European Union

Rea Rannu-Ideon, Cultural Advisor, Deputy Permanent Delegate of Estonia to UNESCO Embassy of Estonia; Valeria Marcolin, NGO Executive, member of the Experts Facility on the governance of Culture, 2005 Convention at Unesco and Alain Ruche, retired EU official.

Moderators: Pascal Brunet, Relais Culture Europe, and Luis Girao, Art Share.